Devils Postpile National Monument is Open for the Season
Devils Postpile is open for the 2014 season. The ranger station will be open daily from 9am-5pm. The Devils Postpile campground is open. Ranger walks to Devils Postpile occur daily at 11 am. More »
2010 PROGRAMS FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES
Ranger Led Hikes to Devils Postpile
Fun for any age, ranger-led hikes to the Devils Postpile formation are a great way to learn about the monument. Walks will begin on June 12, 2010 and will be offered daily at 11:00 a.m. through September 6, 2010. After September 6, hikes will be offered on Saturdays and Sundays through September 30. Meet at the Devils Postpile Ranger Station.
Story Hour at the Mammoth Lakes Library
Learn about everything from big black bears to icky insects through stories, crafts, and songs at the Mammoth Lakes Library Story Hour with a Ranger. This program is geared for ages 0-5 and their families. Meet at the Mammoth Lakes Public Library Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Story hour with a ranger:
September 29, 2010
November 3, 2010
Did You Know?
The area now known as Devils Postpile National Monument used to be part of Yosemite National Park. In 1905, the Devils Postpile formation, Rainbow Falls, and the Minarets were removed from Yosemite's boundaries due to pressure from mining interests.